Andrew Lebovich - 05 April 2018
Encouraging regional integration could improve economic diversification and economic security in North Africa, while encouraging the regional labour migration that has long helped sustain the Sahel and West Africa.
Andrew Lebovich - 08 March 2018
Significant progress on funding and co-ordination, but problematic partnerships with local militias and abuses by security services still hamper prospects for EU’s Sahel strategy.
Andrew Lebovich - 05 December 2017
A shocking report on the apparent slave trade in migrants trapped in Libya has focused European attention on combatting smugglers. But ‘cracking down’ on migrant networks is not the answer.
Andrew Lebovich - 26 October 2017
UNSC delegation continues to focus on technical implementation rather than tackling political problems.
Andrew Lebovich - 08 September 2017
The recent high-level Paris meeting on managing migration from Africa still falls far short of resolving the issue.
Andrew Lebovich - 16 June 2017
France is pushing for regional military support, but the proposed force risks causing more harm than good.
Andrew Lebovich - 24 May 2017
To foster long-term stability in Mali, the international community must not content itself with the implementation of technicalities.
Andrew Lebovich - 03 August 2016
The war in Mali continues to expand, even as the country’s peace process stumbles ever onward.
Andrew Lebovich - 12 May 2016
The kidnapping of four ICRC workers by prominent political figures in Mali indicates that the Jihadists might be holding the peace process hostage as well as its aid workers.
Andrew Lebovich - 03 March 2016
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